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A Senate hearing on the coronavirus pandemic follows the day after the U.S. death toll from the coronavirus pandemic topped 200,000 people. The session is underway now.
Kentucky Grand Jury Indicts Former Officer Who Fatally Shot Breonna Taylor On Charges Of Wanton Endangerment
The grand jury did not announce charges against the other two officers involved. Demonstrators have long called for the officers to face criminal charges.
The Griselda MC takes over a Queens diner to perform a quarantine concert for Tiny Desk.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — More than twice as many absentee applications have been received from Ohio voters than at this point four years ago, when a record number of early votes were cast in a presidential election in Ohio. Secretary of State Frank LaRose reports just under 1.8 million applications have been mailed… Read More
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 636 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after seven cases were confirmed Wednesday. The Athens City-County Health Department confirmed the news in a press release sent September 23. Analysis of Ohio Department of Health data indicates all of these new cases involved… Read More
Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s casket is arriving at the Supreme Court, where her former law clerks line the steps. Watch the ceremony.
Today’s guest has a broad career portfolio. Garrett Hope is a composer, an occasional music professor and a career coach. His podcast – The Portfolio Composer – helps composers and performers see themselves not only as artists but also as being in business. These days Garrett also is passionate about helping people make career pivots…. Read More
We are mixing things up a little bit for this episode of The Kindness Podcast. Nicole’s friend and fellow kindness advocate, Nathan Hofer from Lost & Found, has offered to take over the microphone to interview Nicole about her new book, The Negativity Remedy: Unlocking More Joy, Less Stress and Better Relationships Through Kindness. You… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (WYSO) — The Ohio Department of Health reported 685 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, the lowest number of cases reported since Sept. 8. The state’s 21-day average continues to stay around 1,000 cases, with a slight downward trend. On Tuesday Ohio reported 145,850 total COVID-19 cases and 4,635 deaths. The… Read More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Statehouse News Bureau) — Republican Ohio US Senator Rob Portman has been called a hypocrite in recent days for not doing what he called for in an op-ed back in 2016 – holding off on confirmations for a US Supreme Court justice replacement in a presidential election year. Democratic Ohio U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown, who urged confirmation… Read More
WOUB Employee Spotlight: Student Professional Development and Production Services Manager Michael Rodriguez
Rodriguez has been working at WOUB for 20 years ATHENS, OH – This time of year is normally when WOUB Student Professional Development and Production Services Manager Michael Rodriguez feels like he is running around with his hair on fire. But things are a little different this year. Rodriguez oversees Ohio University students each fall… Read More
Drive will be conducted with minimal interruption to programming ATHENS, OH – There are many reasons people listen to and enjoy WOUB FM. For some, it’s the reliable news and information coming from NPR and the WOUB newsroom. For others, it’s the unique music and entertainment programming. Whatever your reason – we’re giving you the… Read More